Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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“The morning of the third day dawned fair and fresh…"
  • Dan R. Kirchhefer, artist
    born 1947
    born: Hastings, Nebraska, United States ; active: United States
    John Decker, printer
    born 1967
    active: United States
  • “The morning of the third day dawned fair and fresh…", 2002
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching, hand coloring
  • Paper Type: Rives BFK
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 97 x 149 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 13/16 x 5 7/8 in
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 100 x 152 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 3 7/8 x 6 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 253 x 305 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 15/16 x 12 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of the artist
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0028
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Red canoe dominated lower 2/3 of composition. Paddle and canoe cast their shadows against still blue water under turqouise sky.